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Submitted by Gwynne Dixon on November 28 2011 - 12:05

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 streaks to three straight weeks at No.1...

And you can get used to that headline now in the weeks leading up to Christmas as Modern Warfare 3 makes Activision's bid for a third consecutive year of CoD Christmas No.1s on the UK chart.

Whether or not Modern Warfare 3 can pull-off an unbroken chain of No.1s up until then or, indeed, whether FIFA can spoil CoD's Christmas No.1 party (as it last did in 2008) is another question altogether, but right now Activision's shooter is looking strong with a trail of three consecutive No.1s since its launch (a feat that Black Ops didn't manage last year).

It's on that streak with a distinct lack of high-profile challengers remaining on the release schedules too – the only new releases this week were WWE '12, which came in at No.6, and Nintendo's latest Professor Layton title for DS one spot behind that.

Elsewhere it was business as usual, more or less: Assassin's Creed: Revelations stayed put at No.2, as did FIFA 12 at No.5 despite enjoying a 22% increase in sales. The only other title across the top 10 to increase its sales over last week was Just Dance 3, which moved up two places to No.8.

Ubisoft's dancing game was also one of only two titles to move upwards on the top 10 this week, the other being Saints Row: The Third (up one to No.3). The remaining three titles across the top 10 all suffered one spot drops: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim at No.4, Battlefield 3 at No.9, and Super Mario 3D Land at No.10.

  1. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
  2. Assassin's Creed: Revelations
  3. Saints Row: The Third
  4. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  5. FIFA 12
  6. WWE '12
  7. Professor Layton and the Spectre's Call
  8. Just Dance 3
  9. Battlefield 3
  10. Super Mario 3D Land

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By: Anonymous

Added:Fri 02nd Dec 2011 04:49, Post No: 22

yes post 20 you sure are an idiot, what tech happens to be inside your games console !, ill tell you it's PC tech thats over 6 years out of date, your graphics are past it and your CPU cant handle true 1080p native game resolution without serious comprimise, like it of lump it your consoles are old and crusty and there holding back game development FACT.


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Added:Fri 02nd Dec 2011 04:49, Post No: 21

yes post 20 you sure are an idiot, what tech happens to be inside your games console !, ill tell you it's PC tech thats over 6 years out of date, your graphics are past it and your CPU can handle true 1080p native game resolution without serious comprimise, like it of lump it your consoles are old and crusty and there holding back game development FACT.


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By: Anonymous

Added:Sat 12th Nov 2011 16:03, Post No: 20

idiot


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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 09th Nov 2011 22:10, Post No: 19

1 simple fact a lot of you will disagree on but know its the truth, if these game's were purely and simply exclusivly only on PC they would not be as bad as they are right now. consoles restrict content, restrict MP modes texture res ect basicly if you really wanted to see these games evolve you should stop playing on games consoles and play on gaming PC's, its console gamers who are stopping these games from there evolutional cycle. pc's recieve upgrades every day and evolve every year while console slow this process down considerably and this gen has to end now, by keeping this gen as it is you wont see any noticable change in gaming franchise's and COD is a prime example of this. BattleField 3 on the PC using current gen graphics cards among other current and upto date components makes the games look and feel leauges better than the console's, basicly while the PC is in the premier legue both the 360 and ps3 and in a regional conferance miles away from last devision let alone the prem (if you understand english football you'll kinda grasp what im getting at) basicly the consoles are past their sell by date and now there just old and crusty, for games like COD and BF to pregress and evolve we need the next gen consoles now not in 2 or 3 years time, in fact for all games to evolve we need the next gen of consoles. the PC already has the next gen but is constantly being held back i just with not only console gamer accept this true fact but also sony and microsoft too, nintendo are/have done somthing about it and its about time sony and microsoft did too. yours the antagonised PC gamer.


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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 09th Nov 2011 04:07, Post No: 18

The graphics are ugly and the sound is terrible.


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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 09th Nov 2011 02:42, Post No: 17

Sound 96%? Sound has improved but it still sounds like I have sponges in my ears.


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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 09th Nov 2011 01:30, Post No: 16

Im freeradical and I think I'm cool


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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 31st Aug 2011 00:56, Post No: 15

@ Post13:
I second that! LOL


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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 31st Aug 2011 00:55, Post No: 14

@Post 13: Agreed.

 


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By: Anonymous

Added:Wed 31st Aug 2011 00:32, Post No: 13

Freeradical is G**


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